Leroy Hobbs, 85, of Bardstown, passed away Friday May 10, 2019 at his residence. He was born September 9, 1933 in Ekron, retired from General Electric, United States Army Veteran of Korean Conflict, member of American Legion, and St. Thomas Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Meyering and Leona Hobbs; and four brothers, Donald, Richard, Martin, and Robert Hobbs.
He is survived by four children, Mike (Cindy) Hobbs, Julie (Phil) Carter, Tim Hobbs, and Jackie (Glenn) White all of Bardstown; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Joe (Yolanda) Hobbs of Flaherty, and David (Janet) Hobbs of Ekron; three sisters, Mary Rose (Tommy) Steinbock, and Genevieve (Mike) Crutcher both of Louisville, and Marcella (Joe) Barger of Ekron; and several nieces and nephews.
His Funeral Mass will be 11:00 am Wednesday May 15, 2019 at St. Thomas Catholic Church, with burial in St. Thomas Cemetery. Rev. Jason Harris will officiate. Visitation will be 3 – 8 pm Tuesday May 14 and 9 – 10:10 am Wednesday May 15 at Barlow Funeral Home. A prayer service will be 10:10 am Wednesday.
Memorial contributions may go to Hospice of Nelson County or Masses.